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A Label is an identifier that is a human-processable item.




  • (WordNet, 2009) ⇒
    • S: (n) label (a brief description given for purposes of identification) "the label Modern is applied to many different kinds of architecture"
    • S: (n) label, recording label (trade name of a company that produces musical recordings) "the artists and repertoire department of a recording label is responsible for finding new talent"
    • S: (n) label (a radioactive isotope that is used in a compound in order to trace the mechanism of a chemical reaction)
    • S: (n) label (an identifying or descriptive marker that is attached to an object)
    • S: (v) label (assign a label to; designate with a label) "These students were labelled `learning disabled'"
    • S: (v) tag, label, mark (attach a tag or label to) "label these bottles"
    • S: (v) pronounce, label, judge (pronounce judgment on) "They labeled him unfit to work here"
    • S: (v) label (distinguish (as a compound or molecule) by introducing a labeled atom)
    • S: (v) label (distinguish (an element or atom) by using a radioactive isotope or an isotope of unusual mass for tracing through chemical reactions)